Your biweekly newsletter on what to do and where to stay, eat, and shop in Ames, Iowa. 

Autumn in Ames

There’s a chill in the air and the leaves are turning from green to gold. Fall has arrived in Ames and with it come activities we wait for all year long. We’ve rounded up a few of the special events you can look forward to.

Fall for Ames

Discover what's happening in Ames

October 8, 2022

Cyclones are back in the Jack

The Cyclones are back in Ames this weekend for their game against Kansas State. Here's what you need to know before heading to the stadium, where you can watch in Ames without going to Jack Trice, or how to watch the game from the comfort of your home.

Roll 'Clones

October 21-23, 2022

Spirits in the Gardens

Reiman Gardens annual event featuring over 1,000 hand-carved Jack-O-Lanterns, candy, entertainment, and more. Gather the family, put on your costumes, and head to Spirits in the Gardens. Be sure to reserve tickets in advance!

Boo-tiful pumpkins

October 16, 2022

Seven Oaks annual equipment sale

Seven Oaks Recreation Annual Season Pass and Equipment sale is October 16. This will be your last chance to get season passes at a discounted rate.10% of sales helps support our local National Ski Patrol. Looking to sell your used gear? Be sure to bring it by Seven Oaks the week prior to the event.

'Tis the ski-son
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